Episode: 056 | Aired: September 23, 1968
A young boy is groomed as a gunfighter to seek vengeance for the wrong done to his father.
Episode: 057 | Aired: September 30, 1968
Matt joins a trail drive to prevent a conflict between the drivers and some hide cutters. Joseph Campanella guest-stars.
Episode: 058 | Aired: October 07, 1968
In Mexico, Marshal Dillon is befriended by a 13-year-old boy who sees Dillon as a man who can rid his village of all banditos.
Episode: 059 | Aired: October 14, 1968
A bizarre attempted robbery by two bumbling hill-country brothers turns into a comedy of errors before it's finally thwarted by Festus (acting as Matt's deputy). Victor French guest-stars.
Episode: 060 | Aired: October 21, 1968
After Marshal Dillon is forced to kill a crooked gambler, his vengeful father sets out to kill the Marshal.
Episode: 061 | Aired: October 28, 1968
A small, ornery Irishman named O'Quillian spreads dissension and disaster in Dodge City.
Episode: 062 | Aired: November 11, 1968
Marshal Dillon and Doc Adams are troubled by a meddlesome woman as they escort an escaped convict on a train trip to Dodge.
Episode: 063 | Aired: November 18, 1968
Festus, a young widow, and her two children are held hostage by a gang of outlaws.
Episode: 064 | Aired: November 25, 1968
Matt blocks a railroad company's efforts to force Jim Graham off his land. The right-of-way dispute halts progress on a new track, which would link Omaha and Dodge.
Episode: 065 | Aired: December 02, 1968
A slick-talking salesman, attended by three dissatisfied customers, is rescued by a farm widow.
Episode: 066 | Aired: December 09, 1968
Marshal Dillon has a long, hard ride back to Dodge City with a prisoner whose gang doggedly pursues them.
Episode: 067 | Aired: December 16, 1968
Matt is forced to slay an old friend when the man becomes a murderer, following his fanatic opposition to a bounty hunter's killing of a renegade wolf.
Episode: 068 | Aired: December 23, 1968
In Matt's absence, deputy Newly O'Brien tracks down a wanted man, saves him from the bounty hunters, and finally establishes his innocence. Harry Dean Stanton guest-stars.
Episode: 069 | Aired: December 30, 1968
An impoverished widower is accused of stealing money from a bank in order to feed his two small children.
Episode: 070 | Aired: January 06, 1968
Kitty saves the life of a fellow stagecoach traveler and becomes deeply involved in his personal life.
Episode: 071 | Aired: January 13, 1969
Matt Dillon's efforts to recapture an escaped murderer are complicated by Kitty's jealousy of the criminal's girlfriend. Beverly Garland guest-stars.
Episode: 072 | Aired: January 20, 1969
A ruthless, fast-draw gunman named Mannon shoots Festus, steals his mule and terrorizes Dodge City.
Episode: 073 | Aired: January 27, 1969
Two hillbillies attempt to swindle the townspeople of Dodge City by selling them worthless mining claims.
Episode: 074 | Aired: February 03, 1969
A respected rancher is found to have been the notoriously cruel commandant of a Civil War prison camp. Nehemiah Persoff guest-stars.
Episode: 075 | Aired: February 10, 1969
Doc Adams is in jeopardy when he is the only witness to a killing and the murderer becomes his patient. Jon Don Baker guest-stars.
Episode: 076 | Aired: February 17, 1969
Three bounty hunters hold Doc, Kitty, Sam, and Louie captive in the Longbranch and offer to exchange them for a prisoner in jail. Bruce Dern guest-stars.
Episode: 077 | Aired: February 24, 1969
Revengeful night riders from Missouri invade Dodge City and challenge the authority of Deputy Festus Haggen.
Episode: 078 | Aired: March 03, 1969
When Festus and a wounded robber are put up at a farmhouse, the owner attempts to kill the robber and seize the stolen money.
Episode: 079 | Aired: March 10, 1969
An ex-slave is bribed by two desperadoes to steal an important document from a wounded Matt Dillon.
Episode: 080 | Aired: March 17, 1969
Kitty becomes responsible for a wanted murderer and, believing him innocent, refuses to turn him over to an out-of-town sheriff. Jon Voight guest-stars.
Episode: 081 | Aired: March 24, 1969
An old friend of Matt's pursues his wife's killers into Dodge City, demanding the right to deal with them in his own way.